Napoleon Series Archive 2009

Rough Translation

Dear Sir
I would use Guidons [Horse Tail Banner] rather than square standards for cossacks.

2490, 2493: Standard of the Don Cossacks Host, granted in 1803:
http://www.memorandum.ru/viskowatov/T18/pic/pic2490@.jpg

2491-2492: Standard of the Don Cossack Host, granted in 1803:
http://www.memorandum.ru/viskowatov/T18/pic/pic2491@.jpg

2494-2495: Guidons of the Don Cossacks, granted in 1803:
http://www.memorandum.ru/viskowatov/T18/pic/pic2494@.jpg

2496: the Arms of the city of Novocherkask, granted in 1803.
2499 Standard of the Ataman of the Don Cossacks, granted in 1814:
http://www.memorandum.ru/viskowatov/T18/pic/pic2496@.jpg

2497: Standard Don Cossack Ханженкова Polk [Regiment], granted in 1807.
2498: Standard of the Army Don, granted in 1811:
http://www.memorandum.ru/viskowatov/T18/pic/pic2497@.jpg

Stephen

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Don Cossack flags/banners
Cossack Hurrah
Viskovatov Text & Plates: Vol 18, sec. XXI
Rough Translation
Re: Don Cossack flags/banners
Re: Flags - Sysoev's and Khanzhekov's
Re: Flags - Sysoev's and Khanzhekov's
Re: Flags - Sysoev's and Khanzhekov's
Cossack regimental formation.